NSC Space Communications and Satellite Applications Courses

Space Industry Skillnet is collaborating with the National Space Centre on some new courses they have developed and we will support Irish companies who are eligible.

Programme Overview

Designed for Engineers, IT professionals and network industry personnel, the Introduction to Space Communications and Satellite Applications learning framework will equip consultants and professionals with a core understanding of the growing area of Space and Satellite Communications.

Choose from an array of one day courses for specific module focus or undertake the full five day course for certification in Space Engineering Essentials. All courses are eligible for Continuing Professional Development credits for those who need CPD hours. Courses are also eligible for Skillnet tuition subsidies for students attending from private companies and consultantcies.


NSC Space Academy: Space Engineering Certification (5 Days)

35 Continuing Professional Development hours and a Certification in Space Engineering Essentials.


Satellite System Architecture: Design Principles and Implementation (1 Day)

Gain insights and understanding of the complexities and possibilities of satellite system architecture.


Radio Signals and Network Design for Space Communications (1 Day)

Advanced satellite communication, including signal propagation fundamentals, network design and management.


Commercial and Non-Commercial Space Applications (1 Day)

Explore the uses, societal impact, commercial use cases and future directions of satellite technology applications.


Space Applications: Team Project Day (1 Day)

Conception, drafting, and design of a commercial space application with a team made of class participants or from your own existing team